Global Studies Faculty

Global Studies is supported by UWM faculty from a wide array of disciplines. Below are faculty who have taught Global Studies courses in the past five years.

A. Aneesh

Director, Institute of World Affairs
Professor of Sociology and Global Studies

Global Studies Courses Taught: Contexts for Global Management  |  Intellectual Property in the Global Information Economy  |  Globalization and Technology  |  Language, Media, and Social Practice in Global Communications

Kalman Applbaum

Professor of Anthropology

Global Studies Courses Taught: Contexts for Global Management  |  Medicine and Pharmaceuticals in the Global Age

Robert Beck

Associate Vice Chancellor and Chief Information Officer
Associate Professor of Political Science

Global Studies Course Taught: People and Politics

Erica Bornstein

Erica Bornstein

Professor of Anthropology

Global Studies Courses Taught: Global Politics of Human Rights  |  Humanitarianism in Global Perspective

Timothy Ehlinger

Timothy Ehlinger

Associate Professor of Nursing

Global Studies Courses Taught: Economics and the Environment  |  Politics and Policy of Sustainability

Richard Grusin

Richard Grusin

Distinguished Professor of English

Global Studies Course Taught: Environment and Sustainability

Lane Hall

Lane Hall

Professor of English

Global Studies Course Taught: Global Sustainability

Tracy Heatherington

Tracy Heatherington

Associate Professor of Anthropology

Global Studies Courses Taught: Economics and the Environment  |  Global Security Capstone  |  Global Sustainability Capstone

Uk Heo

Uk Heo

Professor of Political Science

Global Studies Courses Taught: People and Politics  |  Rethinking Global Security

Shale Horowitz

Shale Horowitz

Professor of Political Science

Global Studies Course Taught: People and Politics

Douglas Howland

Douglas Howland

David D. Buck Professor of Chinese History

Global Studies Course Taught: Rethinking Global Security

Stan Husi

Stan Husi

Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Global Studies Course Taught: Economics and the Environment

Peninnah Kako

Peninnah Kako

Assistant Professor of Nursing

Global Studies Course Taught: People and Politics

Tae-Seop Lim

Tae-Seop Lim

Professor of Communication

Global Studies Course Taught: Access, Security, and Intercultural Contexts of Global Communications

Thomas Malaby

Thomas Malaby

Professor of Anthropology

Global Studies Courses Taught: People and Politics  |  Global Communications Capstone

Andrew Martin

Andrew Martin

Emeritus Professor of English

Global Studies Courses Taught: Globalization and Technology  |  Global Security Capstone

Aims McGuinness

Aims McGuinness

Associate Professor of History

Global Studies Courses Taught: People and Politics  |  The Global City in History

Lucy Mkandawire-Valhmu

Lucy Mkandawire-Valhmu

Associate Professor of Nusring

Global Studies Courses Taught: People and Politics  |  The Global City in History

Peter Paik

Peter Paik

Associate Professor of Comparative Literature

Global Studies Course Taught: Rethinking Global Security

Bernard Perley

Bernard Perley

Associate Professor of Anthropology

Global Studies Courses Taught: Global Security Capstone  |  System Failure: Globalization and Language Extinction

Shana Ponelis

Shana Ponelis

Assistant Professor of Information Studies

Global Studies Course Taught: Access, Security, and Intercultural Contexts of Global Communications

Steven Redd

Steven Redd

Associate Professor of Political Science

Global Studies Course Taught: People and Politics

Jeffrey Sommers

Jeffrey Sommers

Professor of Political Economy & Public Policy in Africology and Global Studies, Senior Fellow in the Institute of World Affairs

Global Studies Courses Taught: Economics and the Environment  |  The Re-Configuring of Global Order  |  Global Security Capstone

Marc Tasman

Marc Tasman

Senior Lecturer in Journalism and Mass Communication

Global Studies Course Taught: Global Communications Capstone

William Van Pelt

William Van Pelt

Associate Professor of English

Global Studies Courses Taught: Economics and the Environment  |  Language, Media, and Social Practice

Hyejin Yoon

Hyejin Yoon

Associate Professor of Geography

Global Studies Course Taught: Economics and the Environment